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Start with the Wins

The last thing I do. Every day.

Jun 14, 2021

3 things that make developers happy

While technical tools make developers' lives easier, we can't forget that non-technical things can have a big impact on devs' productivity and satisfaction.

Aug 14, 2020

What Success Really Means

Is it money, fame, awards, rewards, a nice haircut, a well-behaved dog? What is it that we're all going after?

Jun 06, 2019

Using a Side Project as a Creative Shift

That much-needed break you've been craving isn't to go sit on a beach. Is to attack and achieve something that makes you tick.

May 30, 2019

4 Reasons to Work on Side Projects

To get the most out of the side projects you work on, every project should provide you with at least one of four key benefits.

May 04, 2019

Solving Problems with a Wedding Ring

It took me years to solve a problem that, in the end, was as simple as taking a ring off my finger. Learn what I learned from that problem-solving process.

Apr 16, 2019

A Puzzle Without a Box

Just as a jigsaw puzzle needs a box, a solution needs the thing that will focus and guide it to success.

Apr 15, 2019

Is Your Project the Right Project?

Use the 5 Whys exercise to determine if a project continues to support its root motivations.

Apr 14, 2019

Find the Root Cause by Asking Why

Using the practice of 5 Whys can help you create more effective solutions to problems, including where you should go on your next vacation.

Apr 12, 2019

You Can Solve Every Problem

You are a human, and therefore, you are capable of solving every problem.

Feb 02, 2019